The planning application for a housing development in Drymen including provision for affordable housing was approved on 29th July 2019 subject to completion of a legal agreement.
The development will bring a number of key benefits to the area including a significant increase in affordable housing, a doubling in size of the public car park, local path network improvements open space with children’s play area and a £30,000 contribution from the developer to sustainable and active transport initiatives. The local primary school will also receive a financial contribution from the developer to fund an additional classroom.
Following engagement with the local community and feedback from the Community Council, a number of positive changes were made to the proposal including reducing the number of houses from 101 to 88 and improving the layout and landscaping.
You can view all of the application documents on the e-planning portal using reference 2018/0139/DET.
More information about the development is also available here.